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The stadium that serves as the home of the NFL’s New England Patriots has the distinction of having one of the largest recreational water reuse...
Wine, like all agricultural products, is dependent on the availability of clean and plentiful water for several viticulture functions, not the least...
Five wastewater treatment plants (WWTP) across the city of Charlotte, N.C., support more than 805,000 customers. The WWTPs operate 24/7 and produce...
Municipalities around the country continue to struggle with maintaining Clean Water Act compliance. W&WD Associate Editor Amy McIntosh asked Fred...
Modern desert cities around the world, such as Phoenix, Tucson, Las Vegas, Dubai and Cairo, undoubtedly raise many questions about their...
In my day job, I often meet or work with developers of new technologies. I recently ran across two that I would like to tell you about.   As...
The East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) provides high-quality drinking water for 1.3 million customers in Alameda and Contra Costa counties...
Located along the eastern coast of Lake Michigan at the mouth of the Grand River, Grand Haven, Mich., is the seat of Ottawa County and has a...
As the world’s infrastructure continues to age, municipal agencies and engineers are working harder than ever to preserve, repair and rehabilitate...
Compared with high-profile oil and gas pipeline spills, water main leaks receive relatively little attention. But should these comparatively...
With little rain and limited local water supplies, San Diego imports 85% of its water from the Colorado River and Northern California. The city is...
Many cities have water and wastewater treatment facilities that are aging and inefficient. Fair Oaks Ranch, Texas, was among those with antiquated...
Rural municipalities and utilities have unique problems with operations. They have small budgets that must be stretched to cover large geographic...
Oklahoma-based World Water Works (WWW) joined regional wastewater treatment utility Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD) in a private-public...
The city of Madison, Wis.’s journey to smart water metering started with a dilemma. The remote meter reading device the utility had been using since...
The city of Toronto has come a long way since the start of its mandatory Water Meter Program in the spring of 2010.  Over the past five years,...
The city of Moline, Ill., is located in the heart of the Midwest, tucked between the banks of the Mississippi and Rock rivers in Rock Island County....
Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) achieved win-win results by offering the California Wastewater Process Optimi­zation Program (CalPOP). The city...
Water and energy are deeply connected, and in order to manage one properly, one must properly manage the other. Water and wastewater utilities need a...
The fusing of thermoplastic pipe results in a leak-free and corrosive-resistant system that is becoming the preferred choice for replacing...

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